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Upcycled Bookbinding 101
File Folders + Postcards = LOVE
Student Resources

Beautiful Postcard Collections

Bill Cunningham: Details From the Street
Cavallinni Vintage Postcard Set: Botany
100 Postcards From the Archives of The New York Botanical Garden
Accidentally Wes Anderson Postcard Book
It’s Cool: Photographs by Jimmy Marble 100 postcards
The Impossible Project Spectrum Collection: 100 Instant-Film Postcards
100 Postcards from Austen to Zola
Vintage Japanese Postcards Showa Era
Vintage Collection Postcard Set
Japanese Artist Korin Furuya Postcard Collection
Vintage Advertising Posters Postcard Collection
Retro Travel Postcard Collection
Japanese Woodblock Postcard Set

My Source For Postage Stamps

Elliston Farm Etsy Shop

Sources For Waxed Linen Thread

Etsy 1

Etsy 2

Royalwood Ltd.

Books on Upcycled Bookbinding



Creating handmade books from recycled and repurposed materials

By Jeannine Stein


At Home with Handmade Books

28 extraordinary bookbinding projects made from ordinary and repurposed materials

by Erin Zamrzla



Over 20 artful Handmade Books

By Erika Ekrem


Altered Books Workshop

18 Creative techniques for self-expression

By Bev Brazelton


Books on Traditional Bookbinding 


How to Make Books

Fold, cut and stitch your way to a one-of-a-kind book

By Esther K. Smith

More Making Books by Hand

Exploring miniature books, alternative structures and found objects

By Peter and Donna Thomas

Making Handmade Books

100+ bindings, structures and forms

By Alisa Golden

Cover to Cover

Creative techniques for making beautiful books, journals and albums

By Shereen LaPlantz

Non-Adhesive Bindings

Books without paste or glue

By Keith A. Smith



Sources for Fine Bookbinding Supplies 



Conservation, Archival and Bookbinding Supplies



Decorative Papers and Bookbinding Supplies


Royalwood, Ltd

Waxed Linen Thread 


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